1. Judge says yoga does not promote Hinduism in California schools

    Judge says yoga does not promote Hinduism in California schools

    "A reasonable student would not objectively perceive that Encinitas School District yoga does advance or promote religion," said Meyer, in a ruling on Monday. The curriculum uses "kid-friendly" terms including "gorilla", "turtle" and "peacock" to describe poses instead of the traditional names.

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      Human Rights, Interfaith, Proselytization, Separation of Church & State, Terrorism, Yoga
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    1. A reasonable student would not objectively perceive that Encinitas School District yoga does advance or promote religion.
      By Judge John Meyer
    2. Religious freedom is one of the brightest stars in the constellation of liberties we enjoy as American citizens.
      By Dean Broyles
    3. No matter who has won or lost today at this level, one this is clear: this is not the end of the road for this case or the last word regarding the fate of yoga in public education – this is only the beginning.
      By Dean Broyles
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